Irvine, North Ayrshire-based Maxi Haulage has seen an increase in both turnover and pre-tax profit as business continues to grow. Despite increasing pressure on margins, pre-tax profit for the year ended 30 September 2013 jumped 30% to £1.84m, compared with £1.42m the year before. The haulage business also posted a 10% increase in turnover to £47.2m (2011/12: £42.8m), despite an increased cost base and pressure from customers to keep its prices low. The operator said that it is continuing to […]
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